milk chocolate


Definition of milk chocolate

: chocolate made with milk solids — compare dark chocolate, white chocolate

Examples of milk chocolate in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Signature Truffles Gift Box contains 12 pieces of dark and milk chocolate and wrapped in gold ribbon ($29.95, or $49.95 for 24 truffles or $79.95 for 36). oregonlive, "Grandparents Day: Ways to say ‘I love you’ even if you’re not together on Sunday," 8 Sep. 2020 Each pack consists of two soft-baked chocolate cake bars that are topped with smooth peanut butter cream and dipped in milk chocolate. Mary Honkus,, "Reese's Debuts New Chocolate-Covered Snack Cakes to Satisfy Your 'Mid-Morning Sweet Tooth'," 2 Sep. 2020 According to the chocolate's description, each piece, or rather Hedgehog, contains a creamy, extra-nutty hazelnut gianduja filling inside a milk chocolate shell. Kelly Corbett, House Beautiful, ""Renovation Island" Star Bryan Baeumler Celebrates Birthday With His Favorite Chocolate," 12 July 2020 Add 1/2 cup of milk chocolate chips and stir until melted. cleveland, "Ice cream toppings to help you chill out this summer," 13 July 2020 This coffee is well rounded, with notes of apple, citrus, and milk chocolate. Popular Science, "Our favorite coffee beans on the market," 22 June 2020 Compared with people who never had acne, those with current acne consumed significantly more milk, milk chocolate, snacks and fast foods and fatty and sugary products. Sandee Lamotte, CNN, "Chocolate, dairy and fatty foods can cause acne, study finds," 10 June 2020 Most milk chocolate is 10 to 30 percent cacao; most bittersweet chocolates, 35 to 55 percent. Melissa Clark, New York Times, "Everything You Don’t Know About Chocolate," 11 Feb. 2020 The blocks of frischschoggi — silky Swiss milk chocolate with giant Piedmont hazelnuts could have won the Cold War (if only Switzerland hadn’t been neutral). Dave Seminara, New York Times, "36 Hours in Basel," 20 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of milk chocolate

1900, in the meaning defined above

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17 Sep 2020

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“Milk chocolate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of milk chocolate

: a kind of chocolate that is made with milk

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